Festivals & Culture In Qingdao

• Qingdao Temple Fair at Tianhou Palace :: February – March (Jan. 1st-15th Chinese Lunar Year)
• Radish & Rice Dumpling Fair :: February – March (Jan. 9th-15th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Yu Shui :: February – March (Jan. 13th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Chinese Lantern Festival :: February – March (Jan. 15th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Sugar-coated Haws Festival :: February – March (Jan. 16th –18th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Jing Zhe :: March (Jan. 28th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Chun Fen :: March (Feb. 13th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• QingMing :: April 4th
• Oriental Cherry Fair of Qingdao :: Mid to Late April
• Oriental Cherry Tour-Japanese Week :: Mid to Late April
• “Spring of Qingdao” Music Week :: Mid to Late April
• Temple Fair at Zhanshan Temple :: May (April 8th –10th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Hongdao Clam (gala) Festival :: Early May
• Cherry Fair at Beizhai of Mt. Laoshan :: Early to Mid May
• Chinese Cultural Fair (Qingdao) :: Mid June
• International Marine (Ocean) Festival of Qingdao :: Mid July
• The Summer Arts Festival of Qingdao :: Mid July
• Qingdao Beach Music Festival :: Mid July – Mid August
• Qingdao International Beer Festival :: Mid August
• The Summer Lantern Festival of Qingdao :: July-September
• Qi Xi (77) :: August (July 7th of the Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Money God Festival :: August-September (July 22nd Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Qingdao Beach Culture Festival :: September
• Qingdao Books & Cultural Festival :: September
• Daze Mountain Grape Festival :: September
• Mid-Autumn or Moon Festival :: September-October (August 15th Chinese Lunar Calendar)
• Golden Week :: The week including October 1st
• “Love of the Mountain and the Sea” Honeymoon tour :: October
• “Golden October” Chorus Week :: October
• “Golden Autumn” Chrysanthemum Fair :: October-November
• Mount Laoshan Tourist & cultural Festival :: November
• LaBa Jie (December 8th Chinese Lunar Calendar)